Current vacancies:

Paediatric Occupational Therapist (part-time)

We are expanding the Occupational Therapy Service within our multi-disciplinary Therapy Team and are looking for a Paediatric Occupational Therapist with experience in Sensory Processing, over 3 years post-graduate paediatrics experience and preferably some experience of working with looked-after or adopted children.

The successful candidate will be providing occupational therapy for children within our Therapy Team which includes:

  • Co-working on neurodevelopmental assessments and making recommendations  
  • Undertaking Sensory Processing assessments in order to diagnose disorders
  • Delivering Sensory Integration therapy for adopted children
  • Working with parents and schools on treatment approaches needed and advising on strategies at home and in schools

The post benefits from co-working in a multi-disciplinary team led by consultant clinical psychologist, Dr Ben Gurney-Smith.  Adoptionplus are committed to innovation, training and providing high quality services.

The role is for 2 days per week at £14,000 p.a.

Closing date for completed applications is 7 April 2017

For further information or an application pack please contact Sophy Osman or Jo Meyjes on 01908 218251 or email Please note we do not accept CVs

Finance Officer (part-time) - CLOSING DATE EXTENDED

We wish to recruit an experienced Finance Officer to run the day to day accounting function for the agency, and be responsible for undertaking all financial processing and controls, and producing management reports for the CEO.

The successful candidate must have proven relevant experience as well as competence in SAGE 50 and MS Excel, and ideally could be AAT qualified or CIMA/ACCA full or part-qualified. They must also be extremely organised, have strong communication skills and be able to work effectively as part of our small, friendly team.

Hours of work can be flexible and it is envisaged that 10 hours per week would be required on a salary of £7,500 p.a. (full time equivalent salary £26,250 p.a.)

For further information and an application pack please contact Sophy Osman on 01908 218251 or email

Closing date for completed applications: Friday 31 March 2017.

Interviews will be held week commencing 10 April 2017.

Equal Opportunities and DBS Checks

Adoptionplus is committed to equal opportunities and diversity, and we welcome enquiries from all sections of the community. 

Adoptionplus is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects everyone working with us to share this commitment.

We require all successful applicants to undertake a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) with Barred List check as well as other checks and references.

If you are interested in other future senior social worker posts in the Placement Team or therapeutic positions with the Therapy Team then please feel free to send your CV to